Editha Mesina

Teacher

Editha Mesina was born in Quezon City, Philippines. Her photographs have been exhibited at the Cuchifritos Gallery, New York, Artist Space, New York; Clocktower Gallery, New York; Ceres Gallery, New York; A.I.R. Gallery, New York; Parrish Art Museum, Southampton; Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. Her Self-Portrait series begun in 1997 continues currently.  She has worked on photography projects with elementary school students at a Lower East Side Public School in New York City with funding from the NYU Community Service Grant in 2005 and an NYU Faculty Development Grant in 2006. Mesina is a 2006 Alex G. Nason New York Foundation for the Arts Fellow in Photography.

Education

BA, New York University

MFA, Rutgers University

Awards & Distinctions

NYU Community Service Grant

NYU Faculty Development Grant

Alex G. Nason New York Foundation for the Arts Fellow in Photography